Behr Cheese Puff

Behr Cheese Puff P240-5 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Cheese Puff paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful P240-5. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:P240-5
Color name:Cheese Puff

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What are Behr Cheese Puff undertones?

Red is Behr Cheese Puff undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

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RGB code:

255, 185, 111

Is Behr Cheese Puff P240-5 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 31° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

P240-5 Cheese Puff HSL code: 31, 100%, 72%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Color comparison

Cheese Puff P240-5 vs Stirring Orange SW 6889

Behr Cheese Puff P240-5 vs Sherwin Williams Stirring Orange SW 6889Behr Cheese Puff P240-5
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 51.43%
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Temperature: warm

Cheese Puff P240-5 vs Honey Locust PPU6-06

Behr Cheese Puff P240-5 vs Behr Honey Locust PPU6-06Behr Cheese Puff P240-5
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#ffb96fcopy color code
RGB Decimal255, 185, 111copy color code
RGB Percent100.00%, 72.55%, 43.53%copy color code
HSVHue: 31° Saturation: 56.47% Value: 100.0%copy color code
HSLhsl(31, 100, 72)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 27.45 Yellow: 56.47 Key: 0.0copy color code
YIQY: 197.494 I: 65.492 Q: -8.221copy color code
XYZX: 61.461 Y: 57.11 Z: 22.821copy color code
CIE LabL:80.242 a:17.538 b:47.132copy color code
CIE LuvL:80.242 u:53.565 v:54.92copy color code
Decimal16759151copy color code
Hunter lab75.571, 12.922, 34.996copy color code
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